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Posted 15 Dec 2011 • 28 answers
I have been diagnosed with insulin resistance Nov 2011. Taking METFORMIN, HCL ER 2000mg (since 11/4/11 worked my way up to full dose). Been on full dose for 2.5 weeks now. No weight loss. I am keeping total daily carbs under 45grams per day. Total calories < 1400. PROTEIN = 60-80GRAMS PER DAY. ...
Posted 13 Jun 2011 • 26 answers
I had a new pen the dial did not click when dialed and the plunger would not go in or even budge. I took another from the box, same thing. After the third pen I had insulin. It was a Sunday night and I am so glad I had pens on hand. What would happen if it were my last new pen and would not inject. ...
Posted 14 Sep 2016 • 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com
Humalog and Novolog (Novalog) are both insulins used in the treatment of diabetes. But what are the differences and similarities between them?
Posted 22 Sep 2016 • 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com
Levemir and Lantus are both types of insulin. But which one works for longer and which one has fewer side effects?
Posted 29 Jun 2018 • 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com
Posted 12 Apr 2013 • 12 answers
... higher than before Xarelto? I am a type II diabetic but am now taking insulin. Since I started Xarelto (about a month ago), I find that my blood sugar levels are far higher than before Xarelto, even though I have increased my insulin by three times the usual amount and still can't bring it ...
Posted 15 Jun 2015 • 3 answers
I have been on the medication for 5 days and my sugar has been high, 250 to 300 and I take insulin.
Posted 26 Jun 2018 • 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com
Posted 25 Apr 2013 • 1 answer
Humulin N was prescribed for my cat at 2.5 units twice a day.
Posted 13 Jun 2011 • 6 answers
I'm wondering about the combination. When I first started the Victoza I lost weight and A1C lowered. I've gained 1//2 of the weight back and A1C gradually going up. The doctor has me on Max of Metformin & 3-4 glipizide daily. He also put me on 15 units of Lantus. he did all this when ...
Posted 23 Sep 2012 • 3 answers
If a diabetic with type 2 uses this medicine will it effect the insulin levels and result in higher levels
Posted 9 Feb 2012 • 1 answer
I am new to injecting insulin and am not sure if the FlexPens I'm using need to be refrigerated. I know that the one I'm using does not have to be for 28 days but the remaining ones in the box, I'm not sure about.
Posted 19 May 2010 • 1 answer
My question is if I take 12 units a day, how many days will the vial last? It's supposed to be a 3 mo. supply but I'm not sure how the mls and units relate to each other
Posted 1 Jan 2013 • 2 answers
I need to know what effect grapefruit juice would have on any of the above listed medications, whether adversely or otherwise. In other words, will grapefruit juice mixed with a small amount of alcohol in a mixed drink cause unusual or adverse reactions. My physician states no as long as the mixed ...
Posted 3 May 2012 • 5 answers
I read in many website that Milk Thistle can lower the Glucose level and cure the Diabetes type 2 and I wonder if it is real statement? Thanks for answer